[meta, ot] Re: [openssh-unix-dev]: Subject of email

Magnus Bodin magnus at bodin.org
Wed Feb 20 07:56:48 EST 2002

On Tue, Feb 19, 2002 at 11:07:01PM +1100, Damien Miller wrote:
> On Tue, 19 Feb 2002, J. Grant wrote:
> > Hello
> > 
> > Would it be possible for the Subject line of this list to be prefixed
> > with [openssh-unix-dev]:  ? I'm on many lists and this is the only one
> > that does'nt. It aids readability and means we all can prioritise all
> > emails in our inbox better. IMO.
> You can filter on the "Sender:" header field which is present in every
> message forwarded by the list server. IMO adding spam to the subject
> header ruins readability on my 80x40 pine MUA as I can't see the real
> subjects anymore.

As this mailinglist follow (which all mailinglists should) RFC2919
<http://rfc2919.x42.com/>, then everyone can filter on 'List-Id'.

_THAT_ field is the field to demand from your mailinglist manager.
Nothing else.

Most decent mailinglists already supports it.



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